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I've setup a intranet wiki/svn/trac server and would like to get the email settings working. I know how to do it on our hosting provider through cpanel with mxrecords, blah, blah, blah.

Could anyone point me in the right direction for doing it on a local server? In case it matters, we're running ubuntu 8.04 server.

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The way to make this happen is to configure your Ubuntu server as a local mail server and forward everything to your google apps server. The configure phpmail to use local smtp server for sending/recieving mail.

Please refer to this question:

http://serverfault.com/questions/54069/how-to-setup-ubuntu-mail-server-with-google-apps

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thank you for the help, that worked perfectly! – shaiss Sep 8 '09 at 22:46
    
I think google has a limit of 500 emails per day outgoing(i think).. so if you are using it for a website registration etc, you may run out.. – J Sidhu Sep 9 '09 at 3:30

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